Flying Bison Brewing Company

840 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY 14210 | Phone: 716.873.1557

Hours of Operation:

Retail hours: Thursday - Saturday from 12pm - 8pm.

Tours will be offered on Thursdays and Fridays @ 6pm, and Saturdays @ 1pm & 4pm.

Our Flagship Beers - Available all-year round in bottles and on draught.

Rusty Chain Vienna style lager


5% ABV - Medium bodied Vienna style amber beer. Soft nutty, malt flavor with a hint of caramel. Just enough German hops to balance the finish. Available on draft, bottles and cans all over WNY. "Chain" goes great with chicken, mild fish and especially with grilled vegetables.
ALC/VOL: 5.2%

Buffalo IPA


6.4% ABV - Medium Bodied British-Style India Pale Ale Using the best British Pale malt and aromatic Centennial, Cascade, and Galaxy hops IPA is as hoppy and as bold as they come. IPA is available in bottles at your favorite store and on draft all year round.
ALC/VOL: 6.4%  -  IBU's: 50

Buffalo Lager


5.2% ABV - Light bodied golden beer. Very balanced flavor with soft, clean finish. Buffalo Lager is a great "first beer of the day". Matches well with lighter tasting foods, milder cheeses or great all on its own. Available in bottles at your favorite store and on draft all year round.
ALC/VOL: 5.3%

Aviator Pint


5.5% ABV - Buffalo's favorite red ale. Ruby red and malty with medium body and a spicy hop signature to balance. Drinkable on its own, but full flavored enough to pair with your favorite foods like BBQ, roast pork, and anything spicy. Available in bottles and draft.
ALC/VOL: 5.3%  -  IBU's: 28

‘ One-Off's ’ & Specials - Brewery Only

The fellas in the brewery enjoy experimenting with a many different flavors and styles that can vary greatly from our normal brews. They're only available at the brewery in the tasting room but if you're lucky you might be able to snag yourself a growler. And if you're really lucky you might find one of them hooked up on the handpull!

Blackbird Oatmeal Stout

Soft, creamy oatmeal stout. Available spring to early summer.

Scotch Ale

Rich, malty full-bodied golden amber beer... like you would find in Scotland.

Seasonals and Special Offerings:

We enjoy brewing all sorts of different styles of beer at FBBC. One-off's and smaller batches are how we have some fun around the brewery. Some of them are only available on draft, some in bottles and some in both. These styles are not always available and some disappear very quickly but they're all delicious. We use Facebook and other social media to communicate which of them are currently available. So, give us a follow for the latest at FBBC. Cheers!

Down By The River

‘ Down By The River ’

Down By The River is THE Belgian Style IPA to enjoy this spring and summer. Using German Pilsner and German Carmel Pils malts that lend themselves to a nice, balanced malt sweetness. DBTR's yeast and hop combination of German Magnum, Mosaic, Cascade, Citra and Centennial provide a spicy/tropical hop flavor and aroma with an intensity that's worthy of our Private ‘Stache Collection.
ALC/VOL: 7.5%  -  IBU's: 68

The Herc C-130 Barleywine

‘Herc’ Strong Ale

Big, bold Barleywine brewed to honor our military friends. ALC/VOL: 9.5%

‘Seasonal Beers’

Helldiver Oatmeal Pale Ale

Helldiver Oatmeal Pale Ale

Helldiver is a classic English-style pale ale with a twist. Oats and flaked barley lend a silky finish to this crisp, malty golden ale. High alpha Nugget hops cleanly balance bready English pale malt while several generous additions of Bramling Cross hops add layers of herbal fruitiness. Available for springtime.
ALC/VOL: 6.0%  -  IBU's: 46

Buffalo Kolsch 716

Buffalo Kölsch 716

Kölsch is a style of German beer native to Cologne and is one of the most drinkable beers on the planet. We make 716 with Pilsner malt and a bit of malted wheat for a light body and soft malt flavor.The hops are German in variety and are added in 3 separate does to balance the sweetness, flavor and bouquet. Available during summer.
ALC/VOL: 5.1%  -  IBU's: 15

Bisonfest Oktoberfest Lager


Bisonfest is brewed with care and tradition so you can enjoy the Gemutlichkeit whenever you drink the beer. We brew it with German Pilsner, Vienna and Munich malts to give the beer it rich malty flavor and orange-amber color. The spice of the hops balances this beer perfectly. Available in the fall.
ALC/VOL: 6.3%  -  IBU's: 18

Blizzard Bock

Blizzard Bock

This is a classic German-style dunkel bock. It has rich, toasty malt flavor with hints of soft chocolate. The German-style hop varieties are subdued to allow the malts to star in this satisfying beer. It got us through last winter, it can get you through anything.
ALC/VOL: 6.5%  -  IBU's: 21